sapmea in partnership with Limestone Coast Division of General Practice

Emergency Medicine Severe Accident Management


Dr Peter Clements

MBBS, FACRRM Dip(Obst)RCOG, Dip Anaesthetics, Grad Dip Family Medicine, Grad Cert Clin Education, Director Medical Education, Sturt Fleurieu

Stuart Harper

Clinical Practice Consultant, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Burns Unit

Rohan Carlson

Dip OHS, CPM SIA, National Health and Safety Manager Timber, Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia


Dr Chris RT Hughes MA BM BCh (Oxon) FRACP, Lorna Laffer Medical Director, sapmea


  • Trauma Management / ATLS Framework
  • Emergency Management of Severe Burns including TBSA & Fluid Calculation
  • Hands on BLS and recent changes to guidelines
  • Management of Severe Accidents (Scenarios)
  • Bring along your own case studies for discussion
  • Anaphylaxis Management
  • Local Industry Accidents

On completion of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  1. Recognise where appropriate the inhalation, chemical or electrical aspects of burns injuries
  2. Learn the effective use of Total Body Surface Assessment (TBSA) and formulae for fluid replacement where necessary
  3. Describe the priorities and procedure for the immediate assessment and management of patients with major trauma
  4. Have knowledge of continuing care and the options for disposition in the patient with major trauma
  5. Understand the recent changes to ARC guidelines in relation to BLS & demonstrate competence in application of BLS principles

sapmea is a not for profit, health promotion charity



Approved for 1 day grant in either anaesthetics or emergency medicine


This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program Total Points: 40 (Category 1) and CPR points, GPs attending this activity will satisfy their basic CPR requirement for 2011-2013.
Activity Code Number 754053


Approved with ACRRM for 30 PRDP Points, 10 BLS points & Anaesthetics MOPS points



Saturday 4th June, 2011


The Barn Palais, Punt Road, Mt Gambier.


8:30am – 5:50pm


$660 – GPs
$220 – Nurses, Registrars & Medical Students


Approved for 1 day grant in Emergency Medicine

Reminder to register in the Rural Procedural Grants Program prior to attending
For a copy of the guidelines or application form email or


This workshop meets the RDWA CPD guidelines.
Rural GPs can submit a claim for travel and accommodation costs
Download CPD claim form CPD guidelines


Arrival Coffee,  Morning Tea, Lunch & Afternoon Tea inclusive in registration.

Predisposing Activity:

Will be emailed to participants three weeks prior to workshop.


Download a copy of the program

Reinforcing Activity:

Will be emailed to participants one week after workshop.



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